Furman University Shi Center

Furman University Shi Center for Sustainability

Furman University, SC

The David E. Shi Center for Sustainability promotes interdisciplinary research of and teaching in support of sustainability on campus and in the greater community.

An ecologically integrated built environment supports this work, extending from interior work spaces to gardens and the community.  The design explores themes of renewable energy, design for wellness, connection to the land, and water and resource stewardship.


Stone, pebble dash stucco, and Asian inspired heavy timber.


US Green Building Council LEED Gold Certified

[walk score]:  23


Architectural: Adrienne Stone, Kathleen Powell, Scott Johnston

Interiors: Adrienne Stone, Postcard From Paris

Constructor: Triangle Construction

Photography: Courtesy of Furman University

Additional Photos

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